Cycling’s Next Generation

Axeon Hagens Berman is a UCI Continental cycling team based in the United States and managed by Axel Merckx with an international roster of under-23 riders


Latest news

Axeon Hagens Berman Sign Belgian Jasper Philpsen for 2018

Axeon Hagens Berman is excited to announce the signing of 19-year-old, Belgian Jasper Philipsen. Philipsen joins Axeon from BMC Development Team, who announced that they would be ending their development program at the end of the year.


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Chad Childers
12 Oct 17

Axeon Hagens Berman Sign Zeke Mostov for 2018

Axeon Hagens Berman strengthens it’s 2018 roster with the signing of Ezekiel “Zeke” Mostov. Mostov joins Axeon Hagens Berman from Aevolo Cycling.

It appears Mostov will fit right into the program as he looks forward to surrounding himself by...

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Chad Childers
09 Oct 17

The Axeon Shop

As many of you know, we had quite the up-and-down season. On one hand, we lost two very important people, rider Chad Young and press officer Sean Weide, that we will simply never be able to replace. On the other, we raced hard, did so as a team,...

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Chad Childers
06 Oct 17

Remco Evenepoel Signs with Hagens Berman Axeon for 2019

In it’s quest to remain one of the top Under 23 programs in the world and one of the most consistent cultivators of World Tour talent, Hagens Berman Axeon is adding to its roster for the 2019 season with the signing of Belgian junior phenom, Remco...

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Chad Childers
06 Sep 17

Axeon Hagens Berman Sign 2017 USA Cycling Junior Road Champion Cole Davis for 2018

Axeon Hagens Berman continues adding to it’s 2018 roster with the signing of the 2017 USA Cycling Junior Road Race Champion, Cole Davis.

“It’s an honor to be invited to race on the Hagens Berman Axeon team,” Davis said. “Not very many riders...

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Chad Childers
23 Aug 17

Rider profile

Two dozen of the coveted "Axel's Axes" stickers lined the top tube of Neilson Powless's Specialized S-Works Tarmac at the end of the 2016 season. The team's directors award the axes for victories, special jerseys earned or even admirable acts of teamwork. Powless earned so many honors last years, the team's mechanics barely had a place to put all the stickers.

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Come ride with @axelmerckx and some of the @axeonhb boys in 2018 @axelsgranfondo!
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Our gear

Explore The Team’s Equipment For 2017

The Axeon Hagens Berman team are riding Specialised S-Works bikes with SRAM components, Quarq power meters and Zipp wheels for the 2017 season with race kit provided by Ale, Beaker Concepts and Oakley. Explore all of the equipment being used by the team this year, including a 3D model of the race bike, in our Gear section.